Machu Picchu Will Reopen on April 1

March 11, 2010By: Mary Winston Nicklin
Machu PicchuSince powerful floods washed away the access routes leading to the isolated ruins at Machu Picchu, the UNESCO World Heritage site has been closed to visitors. But we've just learned today that the Peruvian Minister of Tourism announced a reopening date of April 1, 2010 for tourists to once again visit the Inca ruins.